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  • May 31, 2017

    New MOC Exam Registration Process

    The ABS has launched a new streamlined, paperless registration process for its MOC exams. A separate application is no longer required.

  • Apr. 4, 2017

    VSB-ABS Adds 5 from Regional Societies

    The VSB-ABS has added five new board member positions for representatives from five major regional vascular surgery societies.

  • Mar. 27, 2017

    ABS Seeks New Executive Director

    The ABS seeks a new executive director to work at its office in Philadelphia. Applications are due by May 1.

  • Mar. 10, 2017

    E-News - Winter 2017

    The latest ABS e-newsletter is now available, covering resident work hours, new directors, changes to MOC, and more.

  • Mar. 10, 2017

    ABS Endorses ACGME Work Hour Revisions

    The ABS endorses the changes announced today to the ACGME Common Program Requirements, which permit greater flexibility in resident work hours.

  • Mar. 9, 2017

    Five New Directors to Join ABS

    Five new directors will join the ABS this July, as well as four new component board and advisory council members.

  • Mar. 6, 2017

    Alert: "American Board of Geriatric Surgery"

    The ABS has recently learned surgeons are being contacted by an "American Board of Geriatric Surgery." This entity is not affiliated with the ABS or ABMS.

  • Jan. 9, 2017

    Exec Dir Lewis Announces Retirement

    Dr. Frank Lewis, ABS executive director, has announced his retirement at end of this year.

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